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Difference in Agama sAsthras

From: T. R. Govindarajan (
Date: Wed Mar 08 2000 - 05:21:02 PST

SrimathE GopAla Desika MahAdesikAya Namah


AdiYen has a question on AgamAs. What are pAncharAtra Agama and VaikAsana AgamA?
Are there only these two Agamas? If these are not AgamAs, then what is the
correct classification?
Some temples follow one Versus the other, some follow both. Who wrote these
What are in there? Are these available in book form in simple style so that
can understand it with little knowledge?



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